Mysterious deaths in Ondo: The god is not to blame


THE deaths in a remote community of Irele in Irele local government area of Ondo State were attributed to the action of six boys who broke into the shrine of Molokun, the deity of the people and desecrated it by stealing artifacts and sacred objects. The post Mysterious deaths in

I didn’t enter the shrine — Adegbehin, 64

Relations and two of the victims of the unknown illness that recently struck in the Ode-Irele community in Ondo State share their stories with FEMI MAKINDE and GBENGA ADENIJI What is your name?

Why my cabinet will be small – Buhari


I think this is a question meant for the party. I wish John Oyegun was here to answer you because we have a system. Just because I am the presidential candidate and the president-elect, I don’t think the system has allowed me to usurp the power of the party executives.

South Africans after our lives, Nigerians raise the alarm

Some Nigerians in South Africa have cried out against the xenophobic attacks on Africans in parts of the country. In separate telephone interviews with SUNDAY PUNCH, the Nigerian migrants expressed their fear of attacks as death threats were being circulated on social media.

Fayose is the chief security risk of Ekiti — Omirin

In this interview with KAMARUDEEN OGUNDELE, the embattled Speaker of Ekiti State House of Assembly, Dr. Adewale Omirin, speaks about the tension between the All Progressives Congress’ lawmakers and Governor Ayodele Fayose What is your response to Governor Ayodele Fayose’s plea for forgiveness?

Polls: PDP chieftains demand Mu’azu’s resignation

As part of the fallout of the Peoples Democratic Party’s failure at the last general elections, top party men are calling for the resignation or removal of the party’s National Chairman, Adamu Mu’azu. PDP stalwarts who spoke with SUNDAY PUNCH said it behoves on Mua’zu to turn in his resignation

Jonathan demands N2trn election funds refund, audit

Following the defeat suffered by President Goodluck Jonathan and his party, the Peoples Democratic Party, during the March 28 and April 11 elections, the President has asked the party and government officials who handled campaign funds to refund monies not spent, or those not judiciously expended, SUNDAY PUNCH can authoritatively

Those I’ve offended should forgive me — Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has asked for forgiveness from those he might have offended and expressed his readiness to dialogue with his opponents to bring peace to the state. This is as the speaker and head of the All Progressives Congress 19 state legislators, Dr.

Viral Video: Toby Grey | Gboju (Woju Reply)


Tobiloba Adeyemi known as TOBY GREY who has been enjoying massive hype from her 3 powerful singles; “Gboju, GbalowoE & Gbona”, drops this viral video due to popular demand from fans. Watch, Enjoy

Dear politician,your body speaks…


On September 26, 1960, the United States of America witnessed an epochal political debate. It was the first televised Presidential debate in the history of America. The race was between John F.

Impeachment Threat: I am ready to negotiate with APC lawmakers — Fayose


The face -off between the 19 All Progressives Congress (APC) lawmakers in Ekiti State House of Assembly and Governor Ayo Fayose may soon be over, as the governor says he is willing to negotiate with the lawmakers The post Impeachment Threat: I am ready to negotiate with APC lawmakers —

Securing capital for your business – bank loans


As an Entrepreneur, who has eyes on making it “BIG” in the Business world, you have mapped out the plan, done the brain work and even the leg work; strategies and plans have been penned down.  You have completed these by aligning your Business ideas to meet with the seeming

Life goes on


My world had come to an end. My worst fears had become realities and all I could feel was dead weight down in my heart. I thought I had calculated all the risks and insured myself against every possibility of future sorrow.

Sub-Saharan Africa behind in fight against poverty – World Bank


Data from the World Bank say that developing countries in East Asia, Latin America and South Asia have seen the number of citizens in extreme poverty — that is, living on less than $1.25 per day on the decline. But in sub-Saharan Africa, these rates are increasing despite the region’s

Oil price outlook still uncertain amid surge in global demand and supplies – IEA


Global oil demand is expected to surge this year as the global economy improves steadily. But whether the global crude demand will be enough to prop up sluggish oil prices remains unclear, the International Energy Agency said Wednesday. Global oil demand is rising faster than projected, but so is supply,

Elections are over, now’s time for business


The intensity of political activities in the weeks leading to December 2014 was unprecedented in Nigerian history. The outcome, already known to keen political watchers at home and abroad, are no less unprecedented. Without delving into the details of what characterized the elections or a number of flashpoints where  results